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Definition of "requirement" []

  • Something that is required; a necessity. (noun)
  • Something obligatory; a prerequisite. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "requirement" in a sentence
  • "In that case, assuming the private couple meets the requirements of the forum state which often includes, among other requirement, a *residency requirement*, a home study within the jurisdiction, and several procedural hoops, has a valid adoption, then travels back to Oklahoma, thenyes."
  • "The term "requirement" does not mean that detention of U.S. citizens is optional under this provision."
  • "My main requirement is that I be within 1-2 hours of Guadalajara, since that airport has frequent, relatively cheap service to and from the US west coast where my kids live."